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Writer: Why Cowboys stink, Dallas is America's worst city

Writer: Why Cowboys stink, Dallas is America's worst city Have you ever been to Dallas? SPOILER: It's America's worst city. Everything people decry about traffic, sprawl, McMansions, and general American vapidity is embodied by Dallas. It's a tacky town filled with tacky people and they have earned the … Full News here – Read more […]

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Dallas City Council, in broad strokes, backs proposal to privatize Fair Park

Dallas City Council, in broad strokes, backs proposal to privatize Fair Park The Dallas City Council on Wednesday offered broad support for a proposal to hand over Fair Park's operations and management to a private, nonprofit group. A special Fair Park task force briefed the council – and the Dallas Park and Recreation Board … […]

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Dallas City Council to take closer look at plan to bar sex offenders from

Dallas City Council to take closer look at plan to bar sex offenders from … The proposal is also backed by Dallas police. More than 3,300 registered sex offenders live in Dallas, though officials said those currently living near the areas in question could potentially be grandfathered in. A couple Dallas residents spoke out … […]

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Dallas City Council to consider prohibiting sex offenders from living near places ‘where children commonly gather’

In May WFAA-Channel 8 reported on Dallas’ lack of an ordinance that keeps convicted sex offenders from living near schools, day-cares and parks, among other places where children might congregate. According to Dallas City Hall, Arlington has one prohibiting “habitual offenders” from living near schools and parks and day cares; so too Carrollton, Grand Prairie, […]

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Suspect told woman he would hex her if she talked, Haltom City police report

The woman told Haltom City police that the curandero said he could make bad things happen if she refused to remove all of her clothing Full News here – Star-Telegram.com: Latest Headlines

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Dallas City Manager A.C. Gonzalez’s vision of ‘change’ arrives; hires two new assistant city managers

City Manager A.C. Gonzalez and Mayor Mike Rawlings at a City Council briefing on January 21, 2014. (Mona Reeder/The Dallas Morning News) Dallas City Manager A.C. Gonzalez’s vision of … [visit site to read more] Full News here – City Hall Blog

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Dallas City Manager A.C. Gonzalez shakes up top staff

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Klyde Warren Park and Dallas City Hall have been studying closing Olive Street without telling the neighbors

A history of Olive Street looking toward Uptown, from August 2006 through February of this year, courtesy Google Street View In 2006, then-city council member Angela Hunt was very clear about what she wanted for the Woodall Rodgers Deck Park, which was barely even a concept back then. “We need to close down Harwood and […]

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City by City: Arlington, Mansfield, Northeast Tarrant

Auditions for the 42nd season of the Arlington Master Chorale are scheduled for 5 to 8 p.m., Aug. 11 and 12 in the choir room at First Baptist Church of Arlington, 301 Center St. Full News here – Star-Telegram.com: Latest Headlines

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McKinney Watchdog citizens group’s bark, bite felt at City Hall

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Lancaster father charged with daughter's death worked for city of Dallas

Lancaster father charged with daughter's death worked for city of Dallas A Lancaster man accused of killing his 19-month-old daughter was a city of Dallas employee and has been fired, the city's spokesman said Friday. Interim city spokesman Shawn Williams said Friday that Daniel Andre Thomas, 34, was terminated from his job … Full News here […]

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Wherever Mary Suhm’s Body Is, Her Spirit Still Haunts City Hall

Is the former city manager still at City Hall? Maybe, maybe not, but her spirit still reigns. Last week I made a new hat-cam movie for our news blog — I know, I know, sorry, couldn’t stop myself — based on a theme of searching for former Dallas City Manager Mary Suhm, supposed… Full News […]

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City by City: Arlington, Northeast Tarrant

Timeless fairy tales will come to life when SummerStars Performing Arts Camp at CATS presents the mystical Tony Award-winning musical Into the Woods. Full News here – Star-Telegram.com: Latest Headlines

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In memo, Mayor Rawlings reminds Dallas City Council that ‘no city funds’ will be used to house 2,000 immigrant children

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins and Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, along with Gov. Rick Perry and county commissioner Elba Garcia, met with President Obama at Dallas Love Field earlier this month. (Jacquelyn Martin/Associated Press)

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Mother of unarmed man killed by Dallas police in 2012 sues city, officer in federal court

Dallas City Council member Dwaine Caraway spoke with shooting victim James Harper's father James White, wearing the baseball cap, in Dixon Circle on July 24, 2012. (Tom Fox/Staff photographer) On July 24, 2012, veteran Dallas police Officer Brian Rowden shot and killed an unarmed James Harper in Dixon Circle, sparking an almost-riot as rumors began […]

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